Taking Coding Seriously

by Upper School teacher Karen Latham In March, I had the privilege of attending the T^3 International Math Conference, sponsored by Texas Instruments. The keynote...

In Search of Harmony

by Upper School teacher Tina Morris Turning on the radio or looking at the headlines these days means having the senses bombarded by the...

How to Help Your Student Develop a Growth Mindset

by Head of Middle School Marisa Schnirman How our students grow and develop academically, socially, and emotionally has a lot to do with their...

Which Generation Have Smartphones Destroyed?

by Aaron Hovel and Jennifer Zacharis An Atlantic article titled Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? recently received a lot of attention on social media....

The Time for Hope

by Head of Upper School Colleen Welsh The world is a complicated place to navigate these days.  Just watching the news on a regular...

Welcome, Pike Families!

by Head of School Muddy Waters Welcome back to another school year. I continue to love my profession because every year presents new possibilities...

What happens outside of music class?

by Lower and Middle School Music teacher Emeric Viani As the school year draws to a close, I’ve been reflecting on the incredible growth of...

2017 – A Year in Sustainability

by Upper School teacher Tina Morris This year has zipped by so fast that we haven’t had much time to reflect on or share...

SummerReads 2017

by School Librarian Linda Spence Recently in the library, I asked two classes of 5th graders why we promote summer reading. Dutifully, they trotted...

Evaluating Innovation

by Director of Technology Aaron Hovel and Technology Integrationist Jennifer Zacharis With any new initiative, it is important to evaluate and reflect on the...